Install and Use PHP Composer on Ubuntu 16.04

PHP Composer is a package management system for PHP which prevents users from having to "reinvent the wheel" when it comes to commonly-used website components like user authentication or database management. Composer is modeled on other popular package management systems like Ruby's Bundler. [...]  

Set Up Ansible on Ubuntu 16.04

Ansible is a configuration management system designed to make the process of configuring servers as quick and painless as possible. Although Ansible does not offer the power or flexibility of tools like Chef or Puppet, many system administrators simply don't need or want that level of complexity. Ansible is easy to use, easy to learn, and easy to deploy. [...]  

How to Write Chef Recipes on a 1&1 Cloud Server

Learn how to write Chef recipes in order to automate your server management and configuration procedures. Chef is a popular solution for IT automation, and offers a great deal of power and flexibility in its ability to automate the process of provisioning a server. [...]  

Use Foreman to Manage Puppet on Ubuntu 16.04

Foreman is a powerful web-based GUI tool which can be used to manage Puppet infrastructure, including Puppet nodes. In addition to Puppet, Foreman can also manage TFTP, DHCP, DNS, Ansible, Salt, and Chef. This makes it a very useful tool for server administrators who want to simplify and automate the process of managing servers. [...]  

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